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now "good morning maryland." a community under attack. why investigators are. in silver spring maryland are calling this string of vandalism a hate crime. we will tell you where you will have a chance to voice your opinion about the toll hikes coming to maryland highways. and the final chapter for the boy wizard. harry potter opens in the u.s. in less than 24 hours. the question this morning is can you get a ticket? we will try to find you an answer on this thursday morning july 14th. good morning i am charley crowson. >> i am megan pringle. thanks for joining us this morning. it's crazy how much money that movie generated in the united states and it has not been released yet. >> i read an estimate that it's at 25 million dollars right now and has not officially opened and that's for advanced ticket sales nine credible. >> would you ever go to a midnight showing when it's going to be something of that magnitude? >> no. i would see it but. >> i wouldn't do it. >> but i want to read the book first. i am way behind.
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we will send it over to meteorologist justin berk. will it be a good week toned see the movie? >> yes. we have to get to work early enough. a midnight showing wouldn't work with our schedule. it gets in the way sometimes. good movie viewing weather i think for some of you. we will talk about the slight adjustment to the forecast in a moment. yesterday, i was talking with people in annapolis while a big storm complex was diving out of the city and howard county and around annapolis. they got a light rain by the naval academy, but heavy stuff just by cape st. clair and edgewood and beyond. this clearing sky was before the full moon which officially occurs tonight. annapolis and edgewater down to 68 this morning. same glen burnie. 65 towson a boomer came through here as well and looking at 64 with dry air. and light wind in westminster. overall looking at really nice weather for today. sunshine will take us all the way through. we will get back close to 70.
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by 8, we will push 85 as the two degree guaranteed high. let's talk about the traffic with tonya. >> reporter: we are doing okay 97 northbound harrisburg expressway no problems to report there either. let's look at jones fall expressway at northern parkway. no incidents to report. a lot more people heading southbound to the right of the screen. but just a little bit of volume as we speak right now. on east monument at bradford, we have fire activity. so look out for emergency vehicles there. also reisterstown road southbound at montrose we have emergency roadwork and 95 southbound between key highway and 395. new this morning, an entire community hit with a suspected hate crime. police in montgomery county are trying to figure out who slashed dozens of car tires and sprayed hate filled gra neaty in one silver spring neighborhood. this -- graffiti in one silver spring neighborhood. linda so is here with more. >> reporter: at least 20 people woke up to find their cars
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vandalized. some were littered with hate filled graffitip it happened overnight on tuesday when -- graffiti. it happened overnight on tuesday. when they got up they discovered tires slashed and graffiti. police say it's a hate crime. they are looking for the vandals but people in the neighborhood are disgusted this type of thing could happen. they want whoever is responsible caught so that they can pay for the thousands of dollars in damages. >> i personally think someone was really angry or bored one or the other. >> blows me away there's people out there like that. >> reporter: now if they are caught and convicted of a hate crime, they could face up to 10 years in prison and a 10,000 dollar fine. in the studio, linda so, abc2 news. >> reporter: making news around the nation this morning, chaos at a courthouse. correction officers were bringing a murder suspect in fortrial when friends stormed past the officeers to attack
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suspect. it's caught on tape. they threw him to the ground and stomped on his head. officers used tasteers on each of them to enter the fight. >> they were down there on the ground and tased within two, three, four seconds and then actually the whole thing was over with almost within 17 seconds, 18 seconds. >> everyone involved in the attack was arrested. high seas adventure off the california coast. fishermen were in kayak as half mile off santa barbara shoreline and things started to dangle. for more than half an hour, david fought off an unknown catch before reeling it in and at the end of the line an 8- foot thresher shark. >> right then the shark bucks and i can't get enough leverage to do anything about it. so it just flipped me and i was in the water. >> go back to the fish. >> who is videotaping this? >> yes and why aren't you
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helping? look at this. amazingly he escaped injury but his son cut one finger on the shark's -- on one of the shark's teeth. he is reportedly fine. smart money says the kid was shooting the video. >> all right. look at this. a fireball at a manufacturing plant in upstate new york. a cnn i reporter captured this picture and says the fire burned for more than 11 hours. >> all right. it's been more than 8 months since the roof came crashing down on the metro dome. >> remember that video? up next, what engineers did on wednesday basically reinflating the dome's baggy ceiling. and we are less than day away from the most anticipated movie of the summer season. so, what are the odds of you getting a ticket if you don't already have one? you are watching "good morning maryland" first and only at 4:30. off to a break. consumers today have a legitimate concern about the chicken they eat.
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>> okay. >> have you seen the youtube clip of the guy. >> you read my mind. i am lost on this one. >> it's a pretty cool thing. >> it's from a youtube clip. >> i will have to pull it up. >> you show me everything else. >> i do. but it's worth it. you know what i am talking about. >> what does it mean? >> thank you. >> oh. >> symbolism of a double rainbow. >> you have to hear the guy. >> i have to watch this. >> he was crying and got into a commercial and we have had beautiful rainbow pictures sent in from around here. but this morning, it's not about that. it's about the cool air. coolest air in the state i could find at mchenry with the ski resort. 52 degrees. oh that's so nice. 54 in oakland. 59 in york, p.a. that's a good start to the day. and 68 in baltimore close to normal. but it feels like fall and i am amazed by how many people have been check in on facebook just enjoying this stuff.
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and it does feel cooler than that. just because of the fact that we have got ourselves a comparison to the 90s over the last few days. in fact much of the last week. from 68 and going back to 70 this morning. official sunrise just minutes away at 5:53. 85 the two dough free guaranteed high. we will check out the weekend and beach forecast in a moment. how about the traffic? tonya, what does it mean? >> reporter: well, it's pretty calm right now. 70 eastbound from marysville to the beltway doing fine. 59 southbound from white marsh is doing fine as well. jfx at cold spring the southbound traffic with the oncoming traffic. still not enough volume to worry about. drive times are okay. 83 southbound from shawan to the beltway five minutes. and 6 minutes, 95 from white marsh to the beltway. 795 to 70, 7 minutes and 6 minutes from bel air to providence. we have fire activity. look out for emergency vehicles east monument street at north bradford street. charley. >> thanks. after months of what looked
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like a big flat tire, the roof of minneapolis's metro dome is back up and operational. time-lapse videos shows them inflating the bag over the dome. that roof collapsed beneath the weight of heavy snows in december. i am getting back to this. >> the double rainbow. check it out if you are at home. it may cost a little more to use toll booths in maryland. we have seen this coming. >> coming up, where you can go to have your voice heard about the impending toll increase. >> reporter: a big announcement about phillip's seafood restaurant. coming up, more about that move at the inner harbor. [ female announcer ] the counter.
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now "good morning maryland." 15 minutes away from 6 this morning. a baby dies after a crash that happened in northeast baltimore. the car ran into a tree yesterday evening and it happened at alameda and harford roads near clifton parks. there were three people inside the car, a man a 2-year-old child and baby. police say the baby was thrown from the car. an accident in cecil county killed a teen who recently graduated from high school. the sport utility vehicle or s up v left the road near northeast and rolled several
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times. a passenger codey richardson was killed in the crash. he graduated last month from perryville high school. two other young men both 18 were also injured. pasadena man is facing murder charges. stephen salb is accused of stabbing his wife to death. this is their daughter in the video. her armed is wrapped up because she tried to save her mother's life yesterday morning. we learn the married couple was in the midst of a divorce. a 46-year-old mta bus driver this morning is suffering from meningitis and he died from it. the authorities say he went into union memorial hospital yesterday and the health department says the bacteria is not casually transmitted. the risk to public -- to the public is extremely low. the individual and his family were treated but it's just as a precaution. a final public hearing is set for today about the proposed toll hikes. actually, it's tonight in berlin. it runs from 5:30 to 8 at the stephen decater middle school.
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if you can't make it, submit comments in writing to the maryland transportation authority. the deadline to get the written comments in is the first of august. well phillip's seafood is moving its location and today the cordish company will make an announcement about the move and we sent sherrie johnson downtown to the inner harbor for more on the developments. >> reporter: that's right. there is a big announcement scheduled today. we are in front of fill april seafood restaurant and it's scheduled to move across the inner harbor here over to the power plant space that was formerly occupied by the espn zone. cordish -- the cordish company will present the exterior plans and information for the new restaurant to the urban design and architecture review panel. several weeks ago they met with the baltimore development corporation to try to get three million dollars of -- 3 millio dollars of rent breaks in exchange for making 6 to 9
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million dollars in improvements. now it's all in an effort to keep existing tenants and attract new ones. phillip's restaurant owners announced in june they would close the location here at harbor place september 30th. bubba gump shrimp company will replace phillip's. reporting live in downtown baltimore, sherrie johnson, abc2 news. now maryland's most powerful doppler radar and the forecast certified most accurate by weatherate. >> 90s not unusual for the mid- summer. 92 yesterday. and it's been the humidity. we started the day in many spots mid to upper 70s. even in the 80s across the inner harbor. the cold front pushed through the area and brought in storms and dropped the temperatures. but more importantly, it dropped the humidity. the heat stays to the south and
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humidity is pushed to the south. a refreshing breeze outs of canada drops temperatures to near normal during the morning. mid-60s but feeling like autumn because of the comparison to where we were a day ago. 87 the high and below that for a couple days. 58, 101 the stretch. the 58 two years ago, 101 in 1954. sun up at 5:52. it should be a day to see mostly sunny skies with high pressure in control. the heat and humidity to the south you can see a very distinctive line here cared out in the cloud and -- carved out in the clouds. area of low pressure wrapping on in through the north atlantic basically coming off cape cod and that's responsible with the high pressure to take that northerly wind and bring it into the area. high pressure slides through canada, the winds are going to wrap around out of the northeast and east and that may drag in more moisture. but keep the cool air coming in off the atlantic. the old real adjustment might be in the form of cloudiness.
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the future ray doe dar shows clouds flaring up during friday afternoon. so a sunny start after a clear day today. but tomorrow afternoon it may turn cloudy and we will watch that eastern wind perhaps impact the eastern shore and on into lower portions of maryland and beaches of delaware and maryland and virginia could get impacted as well. we may have ourselves extra clouds hanging around but the wind and that's going to keep it comfortable outside. may not be the best for some of you in terms of what the weekend shapes u but today one of the top summer days. 85. low humidity. wind 10 to 20 miles per hour. a refreshing breeze that will feel nice and a few fair weather clouds in the sky. look for tonight's temperatures back down to 60. 50s inland. and then tomorrow's temperatures back up mid-80s. now starting off sunny i think we may turn out with more clouds into the afternoon. and we will account for that in
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ocean city especially going through the start of the weekend. slight adjustment to 78 on saturday with more clouds warming back to 85 on sunday. >> reporter: starting out pretty well. no problems on the outer loof from parkville to towson. looking at the jfx at west 41st street at the overpass, no incidents here. southbound traffic is to the right of the screen. nothing is in your way northbound either. right now, the only thing going on east monument street at north bradford. emergency vehicles are there for fire being a at this time. be careful as you pass and you will see construction work 95 southbound near key highway. back to you charley. >> all right, justin anton yeah thanks. the wait is almost over. muggles gather around. lining up for the midnight showings of the final chapter in the harry potter saga. many of the shows across the country are sold out. the deathly halos part 2 packed in a record 32 million dollars of advanced ticket sales. it will feature a special treat. it's the first in the franchise to be shot in 3d. in the past she's been seen
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flearchgd alongside celebrity clients for sure. usually they are involved in some sort of lawsuit. >> now celebrity lawyer is getting her show. where she is going to be the judge. we will tell you who this is if you don't know this woman's name. and if you have your ipad this morning, listen up, researchers are look into where you are logging on. so we will tell you about that and the top things to know before you head out the door this morning when "good morning maryland" first and only at 4:30 returns. hebrew national hot dogs are the best of the best of the best. they don't get any bester than this. omg, it's kosher! with no fillers, by-products, artificial flavors or colors. hebrew national. the better than a hot dog, hot dog.
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today a private national tribute will be held for former first lady betty ford in grand rapids michigan. she will be buried in a private ceremony next to her husband at the gerald ford museum. today loved ones will say good-bye to a sergeant 30 miles south of buffalo new york. he was thrown to his death friday while riding a steel roller coaster at the darian lake roral coaster. he -- roller coaster.
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he will be buried at arlington national cemetery. wednesday the maryland board of physicians revoked the lines of a cardiologist accused of performing unnecessary heart procedures. dr. mide alines was removed and was told more than 350 patients he may have planted unnecessary extents in the heart. a new study is out on people and ipads. more than 500 users and couches and easy chairs is the top location to use the device. more that half of respondents say they did it while lounging. and dining room table at work and also the home office. gloria allred will hold a gavel in a show when it airs in the fall titled we the people with gloria allred featuring her acting as judge presiding over cases. the show picked up several
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major markets. she gained celebrity status for high-profile clients including tiger woods' alleged mistresss. 15 people are dead following a plane crash in brazil. they are trying to find out what could have possibly brought the plane down. plus, the latest research on smoking and kids health. second hand smoke increases chances of behavioral problems. the invitation has been made. justin timberlake had this marine crying a river or will he take the advice -- advice he gave his lady. find out. you are watching "good morning maryland" first and only at 4:30. ?ñxaxwñ
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